Global Entrepreneurship

The entrepreneurial spirit moves across borders and spans cultures to create an international exchange of ideas, products and services that connect the world's economies.

Two Final Rounds of ‘Get in the Ring: The North American Startup Clash’ to be Livestreamed

10/23/14 Startup fans will have a ringside view of founders competing in the first-ever “Get in the Ring: The North American Startup Clash” pitch competition on Nov. 6 and 7, 2014.

Kauffman Foundation Announces 15 Semifinalists for First-Ever ‘Get in the Ring: The North American Startup Clash’

10/13/14 The next round brings together five semifinalists from Canada, five from Mexico and five from the United States to ultimately determine who will compete for the world title.

Five U.S. Entrepreneurs Named as Finalists for ‘Get in the Ring: The American Startup Clash’

10/07/14 From an initial field of more than 250 applicants, five U.S. entrepreneurs have been named finalists for “Get in the Ring: The American Startup Clash,” hosted by the Kauffman Foundation.

Global Entrepreneurship Week 2014 Kicks Off in 50 Days

09/29/14 A record 150 countries and millions of people around the world are preparing for a massive celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week.

20 U.S. Semifinalists Announced for ‘Get in the Ring: The American Startup Clash’

09/04/14 The entrepreneurial companies selected to proceed to the next round of “Get in the Ring: The American Startup Clash” hail from all corners of the nation and represent industries ranging from life science and education to food production and pet care.

Final Three Judges Named for ‘Get in the Ring: The North American Startup Clash,’ Hosted by the Kauffman Foundation

09/02/14 Three esteemed entrepreneurial leaders have been named to complete the judging panels for the “Get in the Ring: The North American Startup Clash” pitch competition.

International Panel of High-Profile Judges Assembled for 'Get in the Ring: The North American Startup Clash,' Hosted by the Kauffman Foundation

08/14/14 Two knock-out panels of international entrepreneurs and business leaders are taking shape to judge the final rounds of “Get in the Ring: The North American Startup Clash.”

Now is the Time to ‘Get in the Ring’: Pitch Competition Application Opens for U.S. Entrepreneurs

07/01/14 Applications are now open for U.S. entrepreneurs to compete in the second annual Get in the Ring: The American Startup Clash competition.

Get in the Ring: The North American Startup Clash 2014

The Kauffman Foundation hosts the North American "Get in the Ring" competition, bringing together innovative entrepreneurs from the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.

Agriculture Tech Advances Opportunities for Entrepreneurs, Kauffman/Danforth Plant Science Center Paper Shows

04/23/14 With total food demand expected to increase 70 percent by 2050 sustainable agriculture technology will be critical to increase productivity in the face of significant environmental constraints and challenges.